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Prof Sues School Claiming He Was Punished for Not Using Student’s Preferred Pronoun

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Posted by    Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 11:30am 11/10/2018 at 11:30am

Is this what everyone thought the future of higher education would be?

Campus Reform reports:

Prof sues over gender pronoun usage

A professor at a public university in Ohio is suing the school, claiming he was punished for not calling a student by their preferred pronoun.

Shawnee State University philosophy professor Nicholas Meriwether declined to...

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VOX Co-Founder Matt Yglesias Gets Doxxed After Defending Harassment of Tucker Carlson

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Posted by    Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 10:00am 11/10/2018 at 10:00am
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Matt Yglesias is one of the co-founders of the progressive site Vox, which aims to explain the news to its readers.

After the Antifa mob harassment of Tucker Carlson this week, Yglesias took a less than sympathetic position on the issue and has now been doxxed himself.

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Writers Group Blasts Sarah Lawrence College for Tepid Response to Harassment of Prof

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Posted by    Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 9:30am 11/10/2018 at 9:30am
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You can read the full background on Prof. Samuel Abrams. This story is an update.

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Delusions of Diversity Week in Higher Education

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Posted by    Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:00am 11/10/2018 at 8:00am
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Pointing out the lack of intellectual diversity in higher education can get you into trouble.

Yet this is completely fine.

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Law School at Northwestern Plans Cuts to Faculty

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Posted by    Friday, November 9, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/9/2018 at 12:00pm

There have been several reports like this at other schools in recent weeks. Is the bubble starting to burst?

The Daily Northwestern reports:

Pritzker School of Law plans workforce cuts

The Pritzker School of Law is planning to cut its staff and faculty workforce amid a disruptive budget deficit that is already hitting major...

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College Offers Students Space to Process ‘Stressful’ Election Results

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Posted by    Friday, November 9, 2018 at 10:00am 11/9/2018 at 10:00am

We’ve reached the point where some students have psychological problems if Republicans win elections.

Campus Reform reports:

College offers space to ‘process’ ‘stressful’ midterm election results

Students at an Illinois college received an email on Tuesday offering “extra support and resources” for those struggling to “process” the 2018 midterm election results.

Three Elmhurst College offices...

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Mob and Vandalism at Tucker Carlson Home Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

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Posted by    Friday, November 9, 2018 at 9:00am 11/9/2018 at 9:00am
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The Antifa mob, which showed up at the DC home of Tucker Carlson, not only terrorized his wife, but also vandalized a car and the driveway. The incident is now being investigated as a possible hate crime.

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Ohio University Reportedly Considered Separate Gym for Minorities

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Posted by    Friday, November 9, 2018 at 8:00am 11/9/2018 at 8:00am

The idea was advanced by the new vice president for diversity. Who could have guessed?

The College Fix reports:

Ohio University considers minorities-only gym: report

Ohio University leaders were reportedly considering the creation of a workout room that would...

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Seton Hall University Admin Caving to Student Occupiers

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Posted by    Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/8/2018 at 12:00pm

Students at this school have been protesting a lack of diversity and ended up occupying a campus space. Now the school is caving to them.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

10-Day Sit-In at Seton Hall

Friday marked the end of a 10-day sit-in at Seton Hall University. A group of students called the Concerned 44...

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Far Left Former ESPN Host Kicks Off University’s Diversity Summit

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Posted by    Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 10:00am 11/8/2018 at 10:00am
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Things went exactly as you would expect here. Note the preferred use of language. Does this sound diverse?

The College Fix reports:

‘Diversity summit’ calls for media to use terms ‘white supremacist,’ ‘Nazi sympathizer’

George Wash...

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Antifa Mob Threatens Tucker Carlson at His Washington DC Home

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Posted by    Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 9:00am 11/8/2018 at 9:00am
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While Tucker Carlson was on the air in the Washington, DC, FOX News studio on Wednesday night, a mob of Antifa thugs assembled outside of his home and threatened him and his family.

The group that did this is Smash Racism DC, the same folks who harassed Ted Cruz and his wife...

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Young Democratic Socialists of America Argue Free Tuition Would Stimulate Economy

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Posted by    Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 8:00am 11/8/2018 at 8:00am

Wen the left makes claims like this, they look like silly people.

Campus Reform reports:

Socialist students: ‘Free’ tuition would stimulate economy

Socialist students in Illinois are petitioning to make college tuition “free” because they say doing so would stimulate the local economy.

The Democratic Socialists of America chapter at Southern Illinois University at...

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From Red State to Jumpsuit Orange: Florida Votes to Restore Voting Rights to 1.5 Million Ex-Felons

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 9:30am 11/7/2018 at 9:30am
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Republicans had a good night in Florida. Ron DeSantis won the governor race and former governor Rick Scott won the Senate race.

Both races were won by pretty thin margins, however, and a ballot measure was approved which could make a difference for future races at all levels, including...

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Faculty and Academics at Cornell Donate 99.5 Percent to Left Leaning Groups

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 1:30pm 11/6/2018 at 1:30pm

This is being shown to be true at schools all over the country. It’s important for the public to see the lack of political balance.

The Cornell Daily Sun reports:

99.5% Cornell Faculty, Academics’ Donations Given to Left-Leaning Groups

Over the last year, professors, researchers and lecturers collectively donated approximately $289,975.05 to election campaigns....

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Student Protesters at Harvard Say Cutting Down Old Campus Tree is ‘Murder’

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 12:30pm 11/6/2018 at 12:30pm

A tree specialist has said the tree won’t survive much longer. Plus, it’s blocking a planned renovation.

The College Fix reports:

Harvard students protest plan to ‘murder’ campus tree

If you thought tree huggers had been left out of...

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University Lecturer Caught on Video Stealing Republican Yard Signs

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 11:30am 11/6/2018 at 11:30am

We have seen this happen many times over the last few years. Why would an educator think it’s OK to do it?

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

University Lecturer Caught Stealing GOP Yard Signs in New York

A lecturer at the State University of New York at New Paltz was caught on video stealing...

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Rush Limbaugh at Trump Rally: “Democrats haven’t even accepted they lost the election in 2016! That’s what this is all about!”

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 11:00am 11/6/2018 at 11:00am
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Rush Limbaugh gave a speech at the Trump rally in Cape Girardeau, Missouri last night. He spoke for about 10 minutes before Trump took the stage and made some great points about the midterms, and the impact Trump and his supporters have had on American politics.

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